By William Shakespeare

"For by no means used to be a narrative of extra woe
Than this of Juliet and her Romeo."

Romeo and Juliet is the tragic tale of "star-crossed fans" from feuding households. whole with a masquerade ball, a duel, a mystery marriage, a sound asleep potion, and pushy mom and dad, the play packs loads of motion and emotion into 5 days of ardour, romance, duplicity, and tragedy. you can now finish your Shakespearian woes with this contemporary translation and aids that make realizing the play fast and painless:

  • A short synopsis of the plot and action
  • A entire personality record that describes the features, motivations, and activities of every significant player
  • A visible personality map that exhibits the relationships of significant characters
  • A cycle-of-death photograph that pinpoints the series of deaths and contains who dies, how they die, and why
  • Reflective questions that assist you comprehend the subjects of the play

With Shakespeare at the Double! Romeo and Juliet, you'll simply fall in love with the Bard.

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